Sutton Valence School A GSG School
- Sutton Valence School
- Head: Bruce C W Grindlay
- T 01622 845200
- F 01622 844103
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.svs.org.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Kent
- Pupils: 480
- Religion: Church of England
- Fees: Day £17,130 - £19,800; Boarding £25,860 - £30,930 pa
- Open days: September, October and May
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Sutton Valence Preparatory School
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What the Good Schools Guide says...
Friendly and relaxed atmosphere and solid all-round confidence-building credentials. Its idyllic setting and enviable sports and other facilities make it a popular alternative to more academically demanding senior schools in the south east. Can suffer perhaps from being labelled the non-academic alternative. 'That old chestnut,' says one parent. 'Obviously needs to market itself better. Put all......Read more
What the school says...
Sutton Valence School was founded in 1576 to educate the sons of Clothworkers and those of the local farming community. Today the School is still very much of the local Kent community and we are proud that the academic rigour, high values and standards that we strive for at the Senoir School have, for so many of our pupils, originated during their time at our Preparatory School. There is an over-arching ethos of a total curriculum enabling educational experiences both inside the classroom and out, with the desire at its core to nurture and engage the individual to help in realising and exceeding every child's potential....Read more
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Special Education Needs
The whole staff are very accustomed to teaching pupils with mild dyslexia. Support and special lessons are provided as needed by a small Special Needs Department of qualified specialists. Communication between this department and mainstream teaching is good, and it is happily accepted that children sometimes develop an especial confidence in Special Needs Staff. Nov 09
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|
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